Tag Archives: Christ

THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT WOULD BE HAPPIER ON THE LAND by Perry Mann

Julian. Here is 150. I will look around to see if I would add another. Enjoy the sun and warmth. Today [March 12] I am 94 years on this earth. I have had a good life. A number of events I would … Continue reading

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WORST PROPHECY OF THE CENTURY? by Perry Mann

WORST PROPHECY OF THE CENTURY? In 2001 Time magazine judged as the worst prophecy of the century, so far, was by Karl Marx: “Capitalist production begets, with the inexorability of a law of nature, its own negation.” And Time added: … Continue reading

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CAPITALISM UNBRIDLED OR BRIDLED by Perry Mann

CAPITALISM UNBRIDLED OR BRIDLED “The American Dream remains alive. It is threatened, however, by those who would seek to have the government punish those who reach too high a level of success.” The words are those of Mike Stuart, a … Continue reading

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SUBURBAN SINS by Perry Mann

SUBURBAN SINS What is God’s will? Often, it seems, His   will is the will of whoever defines His will. Many say that the Bible is the fullest expression of God’s will but usually only in so far as it accords … Continue reading

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THE MISCHIEF BIRTHED BY BELIEVERS OF THE BIBLE’S INERRANCY by Perry Mann

THE MISCHIEF BIRTHED BY BELIEVERS OF THE BIBLE’S INERRANCY The Judaic priesthood put Christ on the cross notwithstanding that Pontius Pilate found Christ’s kingdom no threat to Roman rule. The reigning religious hierarchy, the Pharisees and Scribes, judged Jesus’s teachings … Continue reading

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NEUTERING THE MESSAGE OF THE PROPHETS by Perry Mann

NEUTERING THE MESSAGE OF THE PROPHETS Ron English in an article in the Gazette expresses his concern that Martin Luther King’s legacy is being confined to his “I have a Dream” speech and that his image is being  manipulated to … Continue reading

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Christ and the Sword by Perry Mann on this Veteran’s Day “….nothing could be clearer than Jesus’ exhortations from the Mount: Resist not evil, turn the other cheek, go the extra mile, give to him that asketh, love your enemies, bless them that curse you and do good to them that hate you.”

CHRIST AND THE SWORD It is clear to me and has been most of my life that if one wants to live an animal existence with a modicum of amenities, he must compromise morally; and if he wants to live … Continue reading

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